Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 264 km west of Padang, Indonesia, on Saturday, 14 November 2020 at 05:09 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 264 km west of Padang, Indonesia, on Saturday, 14 November 2020 at 05:09 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

14 Nov 05:15 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 6 minutes.
18 Nov 04:50: Now using data updates from BMKG
Date & time: 14 Nov 2020 05:09:08 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.05°S / 98.16°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Sorikmarapi (174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
201 km (125 mi) SW of Padangsidempuan (pop: 100,600)
211 km (131 mi) SSW of Sibolga (pop: 79,700)
227 km (141 mi) WNW of Pariaman (pop: 92,200)
248 km (154 mi) W of Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700)
264 km (164 mi) WNW of Padang (pop: 840,400)
276 km (171 mi) W of Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600)
408 km (254 mi) S of Medan (pop: 1,751,000)
1183 km (735 mi) NW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.110 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.110 kmKEPULAUAN BATU, INDONESIAEMSC
M 4.110 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG

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